Date: 05 Nov 99 00:03:55 From: "Steven Nicolaou" <firstname.lastname@example.org> References: 1 2 3
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> Sounds good but if I recall correctly it is a Frakes Fairing. According to "Giant Jetliners" by Guy Norris and Mark Wagner, it is in fact called a "Frisbee Fairing" named after its designer, Lockheed chief engineer Lloyd Frisbee. The fairing improved aerodynamic efficiency over earlier models which suffered from air stagnating at the faring between the inlet and the fuselage. Steven.